Placeholder image for Environmental Science - Environmental Engineering (Honours)

Environmental Science - Environmental Engineering (Honours), Bachelor

  • Anytime
    Application Deadline
  • 60 months
University rank #238 (QS) Melbourne, Australia
The Environmental Science - Environmental Engineering (Honours) program at RMIT University combines the essential elements of environmental science with environmental engineering. You will learn to understand interactions in the environment and how to design solutions to environmental problems.
Access all 180000+ programmes, for free with a Studyportals account.
account benefits visualised


As a double degree graduate, you will be uniquely placed to work in a variety of industries and roles, with a combined understanding of the science and the ability to design technical solutions.

In your final year you will choose your minor study in environmental biology, environmental chemistry or groundwater engineering.

The Environmental Science - Environmental Engineering (Honours) program at RMIT University offers:

  • considerable hands-on experience with laboratory and field equipment
  • field trips as an integral part of the learning process
  • opportunities to work on collaborative projects with industry
  • minor studies in groundwater and either environmental biology or environmental chemistry


Graduates with environmental science and environmental engineering qualifications are highly sought after. RMIT’s emphasis on hands-on training and real-world experience ensures graduates are particularly employable.

Graduates can work in corporate or industrial sectors or for government agencies such as Environmental Protection Authority Victoria, Bureau of Meteorology, Parks Victoria and the City of Melbourne.

They can also work as consultants, designing innovative environmental products or resolving existing environmental problems using their environmental science and engineering skills.


This program is fully accredited by Engineers Australia.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 60 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Environmental Chemistry
  • Scientific Skills and Communication
  • Engineering Mathematics 
  • The Changing Environment
  • Energy and Earth's Environment
  • Life on Earth
  • Mathematics and Statics

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:


    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

    Get a free IELTS practice test
  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120. Read more about TOEFL iBT ®.

    Schedule TOEFL®
  • Minimum required score:


    The TOEFL®PBT is administered in a paper format and measures your ability to use and understand English in a classroom setting at the college or university level. It accurately measures how well you can listen, read and write in English while performing academic tasks. Read more about TOEFL®PBT.

    Schedule TOEFL®

General Requirements

CRICOS Code: 079786G

  • You must have successfully completed an Australian Year 12 (or equivalent senior secondary school qualification) with a minimum average of 70% 
  • Equivalent qualifications may also include completion of the RMIT Foundation Studies program or a recognised post-secondary diploma in the relevant discipline with the required grades.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    35520 AUD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 35520 AUD per year and a duration of 60 months.
We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.
  • Domestic Students: Commonwealth supported places

Living costs for Melbourne

  • 1501 - 2660 AUD/month
    Living Costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

Let us fund your studies abroad!

Apply to The Global Study Awards and get the chance to receive up to £10000 for your study abroad! This funding is powered by ISIC, British Council, IELTS and Studyportals.

Tell me more
Global Study Awards


You’ve wishlisted multiple studies. Did you know you can compare them side-by-side in our Compare-tool?